Endeavour ENews 4.30.19 corrected**

DATES TO REMEMBER:
May 1 -- Placement Input Forms due
**April 30 -- SBA testing for 3rd grade begins**
May 6 -- Kindergarten concert 6:00 pm
May 7 -- Banking Day
May 9 -- SBA testing for 4th grade begins
May 15 -- PTSA ArtWalk 6:00-8:00 pm
May 16 -- 1st grade concert 6:30 pm
May 16 -- SBA testing for 5th grade begins
May 27 -- Memorial Day NO SCHOOL
May 29 -- Kindergarten Jaguar Hunt 2:00-4:00

Smarter Balanced Assessments - Practice Opportunities at Home

We are encouraging all families to set aside some time to help your student practice for the Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBA) coming this May for grades 3, 4 & 5. The Smarter Balanced Assessment is a system of valid, reliable, and fair next-generation assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards in English Language Arts/Literacy & Math. Please use the following link to access the Practice & Training Tests (for ELA, Math and WCAS (5th grade science - see below):

https://wa.portal.airast.org/users/students-and-families.stml

Click on the icon for Practice & Training Tests, sign in as a Guest, and select your child's grade level when prompted.

Along with the SBA, fifth grade students will also take an additional assessment in science, called the Washington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS). The WCAS will assess all three dimensions of the Next Generation Science Standards. For more information about this assessment follow this link: http://www.k12.wa.us/Science/Assessments.aspx

If you have additional questions about the Smarter Balanced ASsessment, please see the ISD website https://www.issaquah.wednet.edu/academics/assessment/SBA

UNPAID FEES AND FINES We have many students with outstanding fees.  Fees are added to students accounts many times during the school year.  Please visit our Pay on Line site to be sure your child doesn’t have any outstanding fees. 

Your log in is your Family Access login.

Your password is different than your Family Access password. You would have set this up yourself, if you have visited the pay on line site previously. If you can’t remember your password,  please click the link to reset your password – on the login page. Directions will be sent to the email address we have on file. If this is your first time logging in to the site, follow the link to set up your password.

Please contact Deborah Donohoe at donohoed@issaquah.wednet.edu if you are having trouble signing in.  

Are you moving this summer?

If your student(s) will not be attending Endeavour next year, please let the office know as soon as possible. Also, please be sure to update the office if you have moved or changed your contact information so we have the correct information on file.

Free Dental Clinic for Kids!

Sponsored by 425 Dental and the University of Washington School of Dentistry

 Date: Saturday May 12, 2019

 Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm

 Location: 710 NW Juniper Street, Suite #101, Issaquah

Services provided at no cost: screenings, cleanings, cavity fillings and education about oral health

 First come, first served!

ISD School Safety Information Nights Student safety is our top priority, and we want families and community members to feel confident that our schools are secure. Join the Issaquah School District Safety Team at our last Safety Information Nights to learn about what we do to keep students and staff safe every day.

  • Tuesday, April 30 - 6:00pm-8:00pm at Maywood Middle School

District and school leaders, including the District's Director of Safety and Security, will talk about emergency preparedness, campus safety upgrades, levy and bond funded safety measures, mental health and counseling, Safety Advisory Committee, lockdowns, drills, and much more.

Spanish -https://issaquah.wednet.edu/docs/default-source/district/operations/safety-roadshow-flier---spanish.pdf?sfvrsn=a1c5cb17_2

Korean-https://issaquah.wednet.edu/docs/default-source/district/operations/safety-roadshow-flier---korean.pdf?sfvrsn=b9c5cb17_2

Chinese-https://issaquah.wednet.edu/docs/default-source/district/operations/safety-roadshow-flier---chinese.pdf?sfvrsn=bdc5cb17_2

 

 

JOIN US! - Nourish Every Mind 2019 You won’t want to miss one of these great Issaquah Schools Foundation events!  Come hear inspiring stories from students and staff who have directly benefited from Foundation investments.  Registration for both events is open here.

  • Luncheon: Friday, May 3 at Meydenbauer Center
  • Breakfast: Tuesday, May 14 at Eastridge Church

 

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